National Harbor transforms into a winter wonderland that offers unique ways to spend time with loved ones. Take in the illumination of our 56-foot Christmas tree, soar 180 feet on The Capital Wheel, and take care of holiday shopping all in one place.
The merriest season of all.
Lights, Camera, Tree
Watch our 56-foot tree come to life each night with a breathtaking light show in the heart of the Waterfront District.Learn More >
Receive a free National Harbor coaster with a minimum $50 purchase at participating retailers starting November 14th while supplies last. One coaster per visit.Learn More >
‘Tis the season for a Harborcation. Learn about all of the fun things to do, places to stay, where to eat and how to relax all in one place. Book your next adventure at National Harbor today!Learn More >
Shop Like Santa
One-of-a-kind finds and popular brands make the Waterfront District and Tanger Outlets the best place to shop for everyone on your gift list.Learn More >
Warm up with a delicious meal or take it to-go after a day filled with holiday shopping at one of our 40+ restaurants.Learn More >
Soar Like Santa
Drink in the views from the top with our Elevation Celebration Package. For just $45 it includes: 2 tickets to The Capital Wheel, 2 beverages (beer, wine, or soda), and 2 souvenir re-usable cups.
Beverages served in re-usable cups that can be enjoyed during your ride. Subject to capacity restrictions.
FREE Cocoa To-go
While you’re strolling the streets in the Waterfront District, enjoy free hot chocolate in select stores on Saturdays and Sundays from Noon – 8pm November 14 – January 3.
Click the link below for participating stores.Learn More >
MGM National Harbor
Celebrate the holidays at MGM National Harbor with seasonal food and drinks, festive treats, perfect photo ops and more. Enjoy an endless array of entertainment options this season, all under one roof.Learn More >
George Washington's Mount Vernon Winter Glow
Enjoy an enchanting evening of winter lights at Mount Vernon. See the estate illuminated with soft lights and holiday patterns as you listen to Christmas carolers and visit an 18th century winter encampment.Learn More >
Winter Festival of Lights in Prince George's County
Bring a little twinkle to your holidays at this spectacular drive-through event featuring dazzling displays with more than 2.5 million lights throughout the park! You won’t want to miss our giant, 54-foot LED musical tree!Learn More >